Joe Wang

Joe began his professional tattooing career in 2005 and in 2007, branched out on his own with the opening of 8 Volts Tattoo Studio. Joe enjoys rendering tattoos with a dynamic and strong approach. To keep constantly abreast of the tattooing technique and in seeking of progress of his skills, Joe travels extensively around the world, working at tattoo conventions and as guest artist in various studios. His journeys have benefitted him much to live and learn as a tattooer. Joe aims not only to have himself but 8 Volts Tattoo Studio to be continually evolving as a whole, and for it to create a positive atmosphere for artists and clients alike.

Awards

2011 - Mainz Tattoo Convention, Germany (Best of Day, 2nd Place)
2011 - Mainz Tattoo Convention, Germany (Best of Show Male, 3rd Place)
2012 - Trondheim Tattoo Convention, Norway (Best of Sunday)
2013 - Nordic Ink Festival, Denmark (Best Tattoo of the Day, Sunday)
2014 - Trondheim Tattoo and Bodyart Convention, Norway (Best Saturday)
2014 - Trondheim Tattoo and Bodyart Convention, Norway (Best Color)
2015 - Trondheim Tattoo and Bodyart Convention, Norway (Best Old School)
2015 - Trondheim Tattoo and Bodyart Convention, Norway (Best Color, 2nd Place)
2016 - Trondheim Tattoo and Bodyart Convention, Norway (Best Japanese Tattoo)